James Randolph Hobbs Jr. son of James R. Hobbs & Theadocia Allison. James served in WWI & WWII. I believe he was in the calvery, as his profession was breaking horses
Martha was the daughter of Henry 'Dick' Stapleton & Dessie Rae Burns. Martha did not know her father as her parents divorced when she was 2 years old. Martha was born in Hollis OK and died on Nov. 22, 2001 in Coleman, Coleman Co., Texas. She is buried in the Coleman City Cem. next to her first husband. Johnny Leon Hobbs, who preceeded her in death 9 months prior.
Family Picture of James Randolph Hobbs and Wife Theadocia/Theadoshia (Allison) Hobbs with their children Palmer,Jesse,James Jr., and Bart. James is the son of John Wesley Hobbs and Mary Ann Vestal. Theadocia is the daughter of Amanda Elizabeth Hicks & Jesse A. Allison. They settled in New Castle, Texas and both are buried in the New Castle Cem.
Jesse A. Allison was the son of Elijah Allison and Hannah Cornelison. He was born in Paris, Lamar Co., Texas and died on Feb. 6, 1925 and is buried in Andrews Texas. He married Amanda Elizabeth Hicks in Texas.
Amanda Elizabeth Hicks was the reported daughter of John Daniel Hicks and Martha A. Brooks (I have found no information to varify this information). She married Jesse A. Allison in Texas. She died in 1927 and is buried in New Mexico. This is a scanned image of a photo copy. I am currently trying to obtain the original to scan.
Henry Dick Stapleton, son of Haskew Stapleton and Ellen Quary. b. June 11, 1913 in Emory, Rains Co., Texas d. Dec. 19, 1984 in Sulphur Springs Hopkins, Co., Texas m.1) Unknown, m. 2) Dessie Rae Burns, m. 3) Bessie Hicks.
Dessie Rae Burns with her daughter, Martha Jo Stapleton. Dessie was the daughter of Bejamin S. Burns and Lenora Ainsworth. Dessie m. Henry Dick Stapleton, while living in Oklahoma. (Martha was born in Hollis, Ok.) On the birth certificate it statest Dessie had been a resident of Oklahoma for 21 years. Dessie was 27 years old at the time of Martha's birth.
Owen was the son of Joseph Cephus Shepherd and Evaline Frances Deramus. He was born in Okitbbeha Co., MS and died in 1986 in Visalia, CA.
Abbie (middle) was the daughter of Frank Fredwell Moses & Eula Lee Shepherd. She married, 1)John Henry Hobbs, 2)George Manning of NY (killed in WWII), 3) James Sullivan. Abbie d. Nov. 4, 2000 and is buried in the Pioneer Cem. in Graham, Young Co., Texas
Eula Lee Shepherd was the daughter of Joseph Cephus Shepherd and Evaline Frances Duramus. m. Frank Fredwell Moses. Eula died on 11 Aug. 1979 and is buried in the Pioneer Cem. in Graham, Young Co., Texas